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Rebumbio de Calaveras (Skeletons in a Hubbub)
  • José Guadalupe Posada
    born: Aguascalientes, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico
  • Rebumbio de Calaveras (Skeletons in a Hubbub), mid 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • relief engraving on type-metal
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 151 x 230 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 215 x 338 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 15/16 x 9 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 13 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1992.0163
Label Text

Eight skeletons in a religious setting. Many of the skeletons have their arms raised and mouths open.